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<"january" id="january.html">January in Review: 01/31/09

I went over my quota by four reviews this month. My reading this month was well balanced between science fiction, poetry, nonfiction and children's books. There were a few stinkers but mostly the books were enjoyable.

  1. Acting Class: Take a Seat by Milton Katselas (January 14)
  2. All in Fun by Jerry Oltion (January 17)
  3. The Cat Who Went Up the Creek by Lilian Jackson Braun (January 27)
  4. The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans (January 15)
  5. Dance of Shadows by Fred Chappell (January 11)
  6. Diary of a Dead Man by Walter Krumm (January 20)
  7. Earth Odyssey by Mark Hertsgaard (January 4)
  8. eNursery Rhymes by Mother Mouse (January 29)
  9. Ella: A Baby Elephant's Story by Kathleen Duey (January 6)
  10. Emily Waits for Her Family by Carol Zelaya (January 18)
  11. The Exchange by Inga C. Ellzey (January 26)
  12. Festival of Deaths by Jane Haddam (January 3)
  13. For the Love of St. Nick by Garasamo Maccagnone (January 22)
  14. Forgive My Trespassing by Cynthia Blomquist Gustavson (January 8)
  15. A Garden from a Hundred Packets of Seed by James Fenton (January 9)
  16. The Illusion by Tony Kushner and Pierre Corneille (January 1)
  17. Jimmy Buffet: The Man from Margaritaville Revealed by Steve Eng (January 23)
  18. The Little Lame Prince and His Travelling Cloak by Dinah Muloc Craik (January 2)
  19. Mojo Hand by Greg Kihn (January 25)
  20. The Monopoly Man by Barry B. Longyear (January 31)
  21. Nana Volume 2 by Ai Yazawa (January 7)
  22. One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss (January 11)
  23. The Perfect Infestation by Carol Emshwiller (January 3)
  24. Rising Waters by Patricia Ferrara (January 24)
  25. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (January 21)
  26. The Sea by John Banville (January 12)
  27. Seafarer's Blood by Albert E. Cowdrey (January 10)
  28. Shadow on the Stones by Moyra Caldecott (January 30)
  29. Signatures of Grace edited by Thomas Grady and Paula Huston (January 29)
  30. Silence is Golden by Penny Warner (January 13)
  31. "Slowly, Slowly, Slowly" Said the Sloth by Eric Carle (January 5)
  32. The Tall Stones by Moyra Caldecott (January 19)
  33. The Temple of the Sun by Moyra Caldecott (January 28)
  34. Tsunami by Gordon Gumpertz (January 8)
  35. Written on the Knee by Dr. Theodore Electris and Helen Electrie Lindsay (translator) (January 16)

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Comment #1: Sunday, February, 1, 2009 at 12:10:33

isabella mori

so which one was the best?



Comment #2: Sunday February 1, 2009 at 15:09:33

Pussreboots

I'd prefer you read the reviews to decide which ones sound interesting to you since I don't know anything about your personal tastes. My favorites were:



Comment #3: Monday, February, 2, 2009 at 16:41:59

Lisamm

Wow, you're a machine!!!! I thought I was doing well with 6 books in January, haha.



Comment #4: Monday, February 2, 2009 at 17:50:29

Pussreboots

I am a robot. Please insert book here. BEEP. Just kidding.

Six books is still six books. I haven't always read as many books in a month as I do now. I just happen to have the time right now to read.



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Month in review

Reviews:
Acting Class: Take a Seat by Milton Katselas
All in Fun by Jerry Oltion
The Cat Who Went Up the Creek by Lilian Jackson Braun
The Christmas Box by Richard Paul Evans
Dance of Shadows by Fred Chappell
Diary of a Dead Man by Walter Krumm
Earth Odyssey by Mark Hertsgaard
eNursery Rhymes by Mother Mouse
Ella: A Baby Elephant's Story by Kathleen Duey
Emily Waits for Her Family by Carol Zelaya
The Exchange by Inga C. Ellzey
Festival of Deaths by Jane Haddam
For the Love of St. Nick by Garasamo Maccagnone
Forgive My Trespassing by Cynthia Blomquist Gustavson
A Garden from a Hundred Packets of Seed by James Fenton
The Illusion by Tony Kushner and Pierre Corneille
Jimmy Buffet: The Man from Margaritaville Revealed by Steve Eng
The Little Lame Prince and His Travelling Cloak by Dinah Muloc Craik
Mojo Hand by Greg Kihn
The Monopoly Man by Barry B. Longyear
Nana Volume 2 by Ai Yazawa
One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss
The Perfect Infestation by Carol Emshwiller
Rising Waters by Patricia Ferrara
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Sea by John Banville
Seafarer's Blood by Albert E. Cowdrey
Shadow on the Stones by Moyra Caldecott
Signatures of Grace edited by Thomas Grady and Paula Huston
Silence is Golden by Penny Warner
"Slowly, Slowly, Slowly" Said the Sloth by Eric Carle
The Tall Stones by Moyra Caldecott
The Temple of the Sun by Moyra Caldecott
Tsunami by Gordon Gumpertz
Written on the Knee by Dr. Theodore Electris and Helen Electrie Lindsay (translator)

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